Janis Fontaine

Quotes I Love:

What is the conversation you want to have with the universe?

— Cesar Millan

Regret is an appalling waste of energy. You can’t build on it; it is only good for wallowing in.

— Katherine Mansfield

Take wrong turns.

Talk to strangers.

Open unmarked doors.

And if you see a group of people in a field, go find out what they are doing.

Do things without always knowing how they’ll turn out.

— Randall Munroe.

“I’m a storyteller; that’s what exploration really is all about. Going to places where others haven’t been and returning to tell a story they haven’t heard before.”

— James Cameron

Darkness cannot drive out darkness: Only light can do that.
Hate cannot drive out hate: Only love can do that.
— Martin Luther King     


 I’m not interested in blind optimism, but I’m very interested in optimism that is hard-won, that takes on darkness and then says, “This is not enough.” — Colum McCann